Synonyms for acid test

Grammar : Noun

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Définition of acid test

  • noun critical test
Example sentences :
  • Her lines were read, not recited; and Shaw is the acid test for the amateur.
  • Extract from : « The Cricket » by Marjorie Cooke
  • One is known as the "acid test" and the other the "rennet test."
  • Extract from : « The Book of Cheese » by Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • This then is your ideal kit for it has withstood the acid test of experience.
  • Extract from : « Touring Afoot » by Claude Powell Fordyce
  • I have submitted that water-district plan to the acid test, Colonel.
  • Extract from : « The Landloper » by Holman Day
  • Their behaviour on that point would be the acid test of sincerity.
  • Extract from : « The Fruits of Victory » by Norman Angell
  • He handled the Sunday excursions, which was the acid test of a trainmans grit.
  • Extract from : « Local Color » by Irvin S. Cobb
  • The acid test is: "Will your system fit the president's office?"
  • Extract from : « Letters from an Old Railway Official » by Charles DeLano Hine
  • Will it not be an acid test applied to our alleged democratic institutions?
  • Extract from : « Unicorns » by James Huneker
  • Like the dying––or the reborn––Northrup put his loved ones to the acid test.
  • Extract from : « At the Crossroads » by Harriet T. Comstock
  • The acid test of the union is its capacity to live up to this trade agreement.
  • Extract from : « The Armies of Labor » by Samuel P. Orth

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